From: Sierra Leone | Sherbro Island

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number 37-22-149
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Sherbro
Provenience Sierra Leone | Sherbro Island
Section African
Materials Glass | Fiber

Triangular flap of netted beadwork [glass beads], green with two chevrons of coral colour following the contour of the flap. The girdle is a tube of the same kind of beadwork, composed of bands of green and coral colour. Worn by a little girl, great-granddaughter of Kawng Wo. See 37-22-69 [girl's costumn].

Length 12 cm
Width 10.5 cm
Credit Line Expedition to Sierra Leone, West Africa; Henry Usher Hall, 1937
Other Number 219 - Collector Number

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